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Lalibela Game Reserve
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We had a fabulous time, the accommodation was perfect, no problems at all. Our ranger Sarah was extremely caring and her knowledge was exceptional. We had five game drives of over 3hrs each and saw all the game we could possibly have wished for. We have been raving about Lalibela to everyone we know and would love to return. We particularly liked the way Sarah allowed the animals to approach our vehicle, absolutely splendid. All the staff were extremely friendly and helpful and the food was super.

  • Stayed: August 2017, travelled as a couple
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Thank mjanetp
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LalibelaManagement, Reservations at Lalibela Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Hi there,

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Lalibela and for mentioning Sarah. You’re right, she is an excellent ranger.

Thanks again and we hope to see you again in the future.

Warm Regards,
The Lalibela Team

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Reviewed 2 September 2017

This game reserve delivered on all accounts. The accommodation was perfect with clean, well designed lodges. The Staff were friendly and helpful and attended to all the visitors with warmth. The food was amazing and plentiful! Game drives were spectacular, with experienced and enthusiastic Rangers.

  • Stayed: August 2017, travelled as a couple
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Thank Fiona K
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LalibelaManagement, Reservations at Lalibela Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Dear Fiona,

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Lalibela and for giving us a 5-star review.

We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and we hope that you take wonderful memories (and photos) back home.

Hope to see you again in the future.

Warm Regards,
The Lalibela Team

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I was 3 weeks for work in Port Elizabeth and took the change to visit a game reserve. From a colleague I got the tip to try Lalibela Game reserve. A all inclusive weekend of high standard with pure relaxation. The room was a pleasure for mind and body. The food was outstanding, and fore those with allergies, don,t worry, they take care of you. But most important the game drives where absolute the high point of this weekend.
The rangers where doing there best to show all your wishes.
There knowledge and experience is of the highest level. "Thanks Tiche" you make my weekend a weekend to remember.
Thanks to all the personnel for your dedication, I will return to this wonderful game reserve.

P.S to hear a Lion roar under your window in the middle of the night is a experience on its one. ;)

Stayed: August 2017, travelled solo
Thank Fred B
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LalibelaManagement, Reservations at Lalibela Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Dear Fred,

We absolutely love reading reviews like this. :)

It was such a pleasure hosting you and experiencing Africa through eyes.

We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Warm Regards,
The Lalibela Team

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We (4 people) were there for 2 days = 4 game drives one was 3-4 hours. Please go to the toilet before! The weather was very cold (in August/wintertime) The drives were very shakey but funny. Our guide Ticha told us a lot about the animals and we enjoyed it very much. We saw the big 4. We didn't find the lepard. The bedrooms were so luxury and decored with love and very clean. The food was everytime very good and a big variety.

Room Tip: We had standard bedrooms and were very satisfied. Come hungry, there you will receive a lot of food!
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  • Stayed: August 2017, travelled with family
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Thank Giuliano F
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LalibelaManagement, Reservations at Lalibela Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi there,

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Lalibela and for giving us 5 stars. We absolutely love hearing back from guest and reading how they experienced Lalibela and their time in South Africa in general.

If you are ever in our area again - please do pop in.

Warm Regards,
The Lalibela Team

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Lalibela for 2 nights (which i recommend in stead of 1 night) and were really excited about this lodge. Stayed at Marks Camp, all inclusive and we have had some very nice game drives. Rooms are nice and the food is good as well.

Stayed: September 2016, travelled as a couple
Thank Rick v
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LalibelaManagement, Reservations at Lalibela Game Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Hi there,

Great to hear from you again. It was such a pleasure hosting you and we really appreciate your 5-star review.

You are absolutely right - we do recommend a 2 night stay to give you the most of your safari experience.

We look forward to hopefully hosting you again in the future.

Warm Regards,
The Lalibela Team

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Additional Information about Lalibela Game Reserve

Address: 90km from Port Elizabeth | on the N2 towards Grahamstown, Driekoppen 6045, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Driekoppen
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Speciality Lodging in Driekoppen
Price Range: R8 769 - R40 137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lalibela Game Reserve 4*
Number of rooms: 58
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This private game reserve's location in the Eastern Cape means it is not only malaria free, but spans 5 ecosystems, resulting in a breath-taking diversity of flora and fauna. Lalibela has 3 lodges, all offering decor that is infused with the essence of Africa, as well as warm and friendly service and unforgettable game viewing. ... more   less 
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